Federer lost five games in a row as he dropped the fourth set but recovered to win 6-2 6-7 (5-7) 6-3 3-6 6-1.
Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki beat Romanian Simona Halep to win her first Grand Slam title and regain the number one ranking at the Australian Open.
Simona Halep saw off 2016 champion Angelique Kerber in a thrilling contest to reach her first Australian Open final.
Briton Kyle Edmund's Australian Open run came to an end with a straight-set defeat by Croatia's sixth seed Marin Cilic in the semi-finals.
The world number 49 becomes only the sixth British man to reach the last four at a Grand Slam in the Open era.
Elise Mertens kept up her spectacular form to thrash Ukrainian fourth seed Elina Svitolina and reach the Australian Open semi-finals.
Monfils took the first set but began to suffer in the second, complaining of feeling dizzy and leaving the court with a doctor.
Roger Federer outclassed former Briton Aljaz Bedene 6-3 6-4 6-3 to reach the Australian Open second round in Melbourne
Andy Murray has had a rather doleful start to the New Year with a hip injury forcing him to pull out the Australian Open.
Novak Djokovic has pulled out of the Qatar Open in Doha because of his ongoing elbow injury.
Benjamin Palm is the new National Ranking Tour champion
US-based Ghanaian tennis player Herman Abban has declared his readiness to feature for Ghana in its 2018 Davis Cup commitments.
Rafael Nadal’s amazing season stalled unexpectedly when the Spaniard injured his right knee during the ongoing Paris Masters.
Rafael Nadal will end 2017 as world number one after a second-round win over Hyeon Chung at the Paris Masters.
“I have the mindset to win a medal at this tournament and make it to Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. I guess it’s the same with other players but I will triumph at the end of the tournament.”
Former world number one Maria Sharapova has won her first title since May 2015, beating Aryna Sabalenka 7-5 7-6 (10-8) in the Tianjin Open final.
Wimbledon champion Roger Federer beat world number one Rafael Nadal 6-4 6-3 in the Shanghai Masters final to capture his sixth title of the year.
Top seeds Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer remain on course to meet in Shanghai after reaching the last four.
Venus Williams was knocked out in the second round of the Hong Kong Open by 19-year-old Naomi Osaka.
Ghana’s finest tennis players are set to battle it out for the ultimate prize at stake in the fifth edition of the Babolat sponsored Tema Doubles Open Tennis.
Rafael Nadal won his third US Open and 16th Grand Slam title with a one-sided victory over South Africa's Kevin Anderson in New York.
Sloane Stephens was planning to spend Saturday night in New York celebrating with Madison Keys, hours after beating her friend to a first Grand Slam title.
Top seed Rafael Nadal swept past Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro in brilliant style to set up a US Open final against Kevin Anderson.
Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro stunned Roger Federer in four sets to reach the US Open semi-finals.
Andy Murray says he will "most likely" miss the rest of the season because of his ongoing hip injury.
Juan Martin Del Potro came back from two sets down and saved two match points to beat sixth seed Dominic Thiem in a raucous US Open classic
Venus Williams moved into the third round of the US Open by overcoming France's Oceane Dodin 7-5 6-4.
Five-time champion Roger Federer needed five sets to overcome American teenager Frances Tiafoe in the first round of the US Open.
Defending champion Angelique Kerber was knocked out in round one of the US Open by Japanese teenager Naomi Osaka.
Maria Sharapova made a dramatic return to Grand Slam action by knocking out world number two Simona Halep at the US Open.
At least 150 of the most talented junior tennis players will storm the Accra Stadium for the McDan Junior Tennis Open competition between Monday August 21 and 16, 2017.
Rafael Nadal extended his unbeaten run over Frenchman Richard Gasquet to 15 to reach the Cincinnati Open third round.
Roger Federer has pulled out of the Cincinnati Open with a back injury, meaning Rafael Nadal will be the new world number one in next week's rankings.
Rafael Nadal fell to a shock defeat by 18-year-old Canadian Denis Shapovalov at the Rogers Cup in Montreal.
In line with GTF's strategy to foresee a renaissance of Ghana tennis, MCDAN group is sponsoring 21 players made up of U12, U14 and U18 boys to a high performance training and competition at Winneba Sports college from 4th to the 13th of August 2017.
The sixth round matches of the ongoing Bajfreight Tema Junior Tennis League ended this weekend at the Sakumono Tennis Club house with the exhibition of rare tennis by juvenile players from Sakumono, Ashaiman and Tema.
The top-of-the-table clash between leaders Tesano Spinners and second placed and defending champions Immigration will set the D.G. Hathiramani Sports Hall of the Accra Stadium agog on Saturday as a packed third week of the Stanbic Bank-Graphic Sports Table Tennis League take centre stage.
Novak Djokovic will miss the US Open next month and the rest of 2017 as he bids to recover from the elbow injury that forced him to withdraw from Wimbledon.
Wisdom Na-Adjrago is 2017 National Ranking Champion for the fifth time, equalling George Drako’s record (2015 National Ranking Tour 1,2 and 3).
Roger Federer became the first man to win Wimbledon eight times and extended his record to 19 Grand Slam titles with victory over Croatia's Marin Cilic.
Spain's Garbine Muguruza won her first Wimbledon title with a straight-set win over five-time champion Venus Williams.
Roger Federer reached his 11th Wimbledon final after edging to victory over Tomas Berdych 7-6 7-6 6-4.
Spain's Garbine Muguruza thrashed unseeded Slovakian Magdalena Rybarikova to set up a Wimbledon final against either Britain's Johanna Konta or five-time champion Venus Williams of the US.
Roger Federer maintained his bid for a record eighth Wimbledon title as he moved into the last four with a 6-4 6-2 7-6 (7-4) win against Milos Raonic.
Novak Djokovic is out of Wimbledon after retiring injured during his quarter-final against Tomas Berdych.
Five-time champion Venus Williams won in her 100th singles match at Wimbledon to knock out French Open winner Jelena Ostapenko and reach the semi-finals.
Roger Federer continued his serene Wimbledon progress with a straight-sets win over Grigor Dimitrov.
Gilles Muller beat No 4 seed Rafa Nadal 15-13 in a marathon fifth set to reach the quarter-finals at Wimbledon.
Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic made swift progress with straight-set wins in the second round at Wimbledon.
Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova was beaten in the second round by American Madison Brengle.
Two-time champion Rafael Nadal marked his return to Centre Court with a 6-4 6-2 7-5 victory over Donald Young to reach the third round at Wimbledon.
Roger Federer was afforded a very easy start to his Wimbledon campaign after Alexandr Dolgopolov retired when three games down in the second set.